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The burial of the ‘The Lady of Pacopampa’ (750 BC)

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posted on 01.09.2021, 05:38 by Pacopampa Archaeological Project
A female with artificial cranial deformation, estimated to be between twenty and forty years old, was buried in the core of the temple, accompanied by a gold artifacts. The condition of the burial suggests that this woman had a special status in the society.
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History

Manuscript title

Preface to the special issue on Humans, Animals and Societies of Andean Civilization

Corresponding author email address

sekito@minpaku.ac.jp